Hiding Behind Faith

A reasonable amount of uncertainty, speculation, and even fear is expected with any change. Recently, we have seen a change among states and laws governing child welfare agencies and same-sex adoption.

Worcester Medicine Publishes “The Line Between Help and Harm: The Medical Consensus of Conversion Therapy for LGBTQ Minors” by Jen Garner

The Worcester District Medical Society published an article by Jen Garner in the January/February edition of its bimonthly publication, Worcester Medicine. In her article, Jen clarifies the commonly misunderstood distinction between biological sex, gender identity and gender expression. Jen’s article also discusses the modern medical consensus surrounding “conversion therapy” and current Massachusetts legislation aimed at…

7th Circuit Rehears Hively Case

We recently took a close look at Hively v. Ivy Tech Community College, a case where the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals extensively deconstructed the history of Title VII litigation as it pertains to sexual orientation. Ultimately, the Court found against Ms. Hively, even though it noted that it accepted and commended the EEOC’s analysis.…